Q: What if I want a provider to be there for surgery?
Q: Will I have follow-up visits? How many, how often?
Q: Is amputation the best solution?
Q: How long will the surgery take?
Q: What are the major risks of the surgery?
Q: How long will I be in the hospital/rehabilitation after surgery?
Q: What kind of pain will I have after the surgery and for how long?
Q: How long will I have to remain in bed?
Q: Will I have drains and/or stitches? If so, when will they be removed?
Q: How long will you supervise my care after surgery?
Q: Will I be able to meet with a prosthetist before the surgery?
Q: When will I be fitted with my prosthesis?
Q: Who will notify my insurance company of my surgery?